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  1. CHS to present Glenn Miller OrchestraRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Washington County News

    ... fans who have not heard them played for a while. Additionally, they are also playing more modern selections in the big-band style, carefully selecting only those newer tunes that lend themselves naturally to the Miller style and sound, carefully ...


  2. St. George Theatre Presents 40s Revue 'In the Mood'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Bay Ridge Journal

    On Friday, April 25 at 2 and 7 PM, Staten Island's beautifully-restored St. George Theatre , at 35 Hyatt Street (2 blocks from the ferry), will present swinging 1940s musical revue "In the Mood", featuring the In the Mood Singers and the sensational String of Pearls Big Band and Orchestra.


  3. Musicals, Seahawks ‘Super Bowl’ documentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    Dance along with Gene Kelly and Debbie Reynolds in "Singin' in the Rain" on Sunday, April 20, at SIFF Cinema at the Uptown.


  4. State-Line Big Band to make debut in KitteryRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | SeacoastOnline

    Seacoast musician and composer Chris Klaxton and the State-Line Big Band will have their debut performance tonight at The Dance Hall in Kittery, Maine.


  5. PERFORMANCE/TOUR: The Lead Sheet: Twin Cities Live Jazz, April 18-24Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | All About Jazz

    So it is snowing tonight. April 16th and it is snowing. Waiting for A'Up Jumped Spring"? This spring has really hung us up the most, of any I can remember in a long time.


  6. Austin College Presents An Evening of Chamber Music and JazzRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Planoland

    The instrumental ensembles of Austin College, under the direction of Dr. Ricky Duhaime, will present their annual spring concert on Monday, April 21, at 7:30 p.m., in Wynne Chapel at Austin College.


  7. Iowa's Own Pianist Jim McDonough and His Orchestra to Appear in 2014 Spring Tour on 4/26Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago |

    Spring is in the air, as are the sounds of a nationally-acclaimed Iowa pianist in concert halls across the state.


  8. Earth day run in MarylandRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 12 |

    April 19 - Sierra Club Earth Day 5K Race and Walk. Runners, walkers, families, and dogs on leash are welcome at the Sierra Club Earth Day 5K Race and Walk at Quiet Waters Park.


  9. What's on tap for Piccolo?Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Charleston City Paper

    It's late April, and as anyone who follows the arts scene in Charleston knows, this is the time of year when folks start to ask, "So what's on tap for Piccolo?" Well, we finally have some answers.


  10. Top 5 things to do in Jackson includes roller derby return, 'Villains of Broadway' showRead the original story

    18 hrs ago |

    ... is set for 7 p.m. Saturday, April 19, at Hanover-Horton High School, 10000 Moscow Road. It's a fun night of big-band music that's appropriate for the whole family. This year's event will include the Infinity Jazz Ensemble, desserts, auctions and ...


  11. Big Brass band to top off MACA seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Green Bay Press-Gazette

    The Rodney Mack Philadelphia Big Brass includes some of America's top brass musicians who have appeared on the world's most prominent stages and performed with some of the world's most prominent groups.


  12. Cuban FuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Austin Chronicle

    Rated R, 98 min. Directed by James Griffiths. Starring Nick Frost, Rashida Jones, Chris O'Dowd, Ian McShane, Olivia Colman, Kayvan Novak, Rory Kinnear.


  13. Back Burner : Melancholy, tumultuous, raucous Porgy and BessRead the original story

    Jan 10, 2014 |

    Achingly melancholy and ironically sublime, The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess is a bleak, volatile, supremely moving musical, set in the 1930's African American community of Catfish Row, Charleston, South Carolina.


  14. Band will have Dunn Center swingingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Rocky Mount Telegram

    The Tar River Swing Band rehearses for a previous concert at the Dunn Center at N.C. Wesleyan College.


  15. PERFORMANCE/TOUR: The Woodlawn Cemetery Partners with Jazz at Lincoln ...Read the original story

    Wednesday | All About Jazz

    Performance by Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis on June 11 Features Compositions by Those Memorialized at Woodlawn and Commemorates the Cemetery's 150th Anniversary and Historic Ties to Jazz Greats Bronx, NY: On June 11 at 7:00pm, The Woodlawn Cemetery will partner with Jazz at Lincoln Center to present a free concert, ... (more)


  16. 2014 Concerto Competition first-place winners to perform with...Read the original story

    Wednesday | PressReleasePoint

    ... of Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Bloomfield began playing trumpet at the age of 9, inspired by his parents' big-band swing dance music. He focused on classical and orchestral music in high school, and earned the coveted position of Principal Trumpet ...


  17. The Group Rep to Stage World Premiere Musical the Ghost of Gershwin, 5/9-6/22Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday |

    The Group Rep presents the world premiere musical "The Ghost of Gershwin," with music by Wayland Pickard , book by Doug Haverty , lyrics by Laura Ma nning, directed by Jules Aaron , choreographed by Michele Bernath, and produced by Richard Alan Woody.


  18. Big band takes on the Great American SongbookRead the original story

    Tuesday | Evesham Journal

    THE West Midland Light Orchestra will present the Great American Songbook concert at the Evesham Arts Centre on Saturday, April 26. The event is being held in aid of the chairman of Wychavon, Gerry O'Donnell's charities, SSAFA Worcestershire, the Alzheimers Society in Wychavon and the Evesham Vale Cardiac Rehab.


  19. Q+A: Cameo singer Larry Blackmon talks L.V. Soul Festival, Pacquiao, Cyrus and red codpieceRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Larry Blackmon, the founder and lead singer of Cameo who is headlining Saturday's Las Vegas Soul Festival at the Thomas & Mack Center at UNLV, continues to tour because he loves it, as do the band's longtime fans.


  20. On CampusRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | The Wave

    Woodwind Chamber Music concert directed by John Barcellona will begin at 8 p.m. in the Daniel Recital Hall, 1250 N. Bellflower Blvd. Tickets are $7-$10.